Granada Costa

news from the Costa Tropical (Granada): Almunecar, La Herradura, Motril & Salobrena

Lidl Opens Thursday

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Lidl Opens Thursday

This Thursday, the 25th of May, the new Lidl Supermarket will be inaugurated, giving service to Almuñécar, La Herradura, Jete, Otívar and Lentegí. »

Drone Piloting Course

Monday, May 22, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Drone Piloting Course

Almuñécar will host a course on the practice/theory of remote-controlled drone operating on the 24th an 28th of July, provided by the University of Granada. »

Almuñécar Spring Concert

Monday, May 22, 2017
By Louise Powell
Almuñécar Spring Concert

The Banda Municipal de Música de Almuñécar will give its Spring Concert on the 27th of May at 21.00h in the Town Hall Square, directly after the church service. »

Salobreña Paseo Work Restarts

Monday, May 22, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Salobreña Paseo Work Restarts

The Mayor of Salobreña has announced that she had received word from the sub-delegate for the Central Government saying that work on the paseo begins this week. »

Army Takes Almuñécar by Storm

Sunday, May 21, 2017
By Martin Myall
Army Takes Almuñécar by Storm

Well, it wasn’t really an military assault but rather a musical performance by military musicians - disappointing, I know, for military-uprising enthusiasts. »

Second Canyon Fire

Saturday, May 20, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Second Canyon Fire

Infoca was still stamping the last grumpy resistance of the mountain-brush fire just outside the entrance to the canyon (N-323) using its largest helicopter asset yesterday evening. »

A Baza Walk

Friday, May 19, 2017
By Martin Myall
A Baza Walk

The Almuñécar municipal walkers’ club will be departing for the woodlands around the Natural Park of Baza, in the north-east of the province, this Sunday the 21st. »

Cultural Activities in Motril

Thursday, May 18, 2017
By Louise Powell
Cultural Activities in Motril

Today is the International Day of Museums, which Motril is celebrating with La Noche en Blanco events, filling the town’s streets and squares. »

Tajo de Los Vados Fire

Thursday, May 18, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Tajo de Los Vados Fire

The moutain-brush fire in the Tajo de Los Vados area of the municipality of Salobreña on Tuesday the 16th, was the first of what will probaby be a series of summer fires. »

La Herradura Retarmacking

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
By Martin Myall
La Herradura Retarmacking

The Ministry of Public Works (Fomento) began the process of retarmacking the access road for the A-7 from La Herradura on Monday the 15th. »